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Fuel gauge stopped working.
Hello. This is likely a sign of a faulty fuel sending unit. This is a unit inside the fuel tank that measures the fuel level inside the tank and relays this info to the ECU which then transmits this to...
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My digital fuel mileage read out and is going up and down erratically
Most "fuel economy estimators" utilize the length of time the fuel injectors are open (we're talking milliseconds here) during each revolution of the engine while driving. As a result, small periods of acceleration or other load factors will have temporary...
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Failure code P0750
Hey there. The code P0750 pertains to a shift solenoid. I would clear the code and test drive the truck while monitoring the shift solenoid's values and operation. Afterwards recheck for the code, stored or pending. Perform a battery...
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I put my vehicle into 4WD and heard a grinding noise. I took it out and put it in 2WD and It started to make some noise.
Hi there. Jack up the vehicle and put it on jack stands. Make sure that all 4 wheels are off the ground. Put the transfer case in 4WD, the transmission in drive, and let off the brake. Check to see...
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Coolant is not being pulled from the reservoir.
Hello. From what you describe, it appears that your vehicle may be leaking coolant or may perhaps have air in the cooling system. First off, I would carefully inspect the engine bay and undersides of the vehicle for any signs...
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Intermittent clunk under floorboard
Ball joints are a fairly common repair item on these trucks and when they fail, customers usually explain some of the same symptoms you are describing now. There is an allowable amount of play for some components as there must...
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P0480 trouble code
Hello. Typically this is not an issue with the relay. There have been some issues with the programming within the control computer that causes the fan to not work right which will cause this code. Being that the vehicle is...
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I am having trouble finding a radiator. Can the radiator from a 1500 Dodge work? I have a 2002 Dodge Conversion Van - a 1500 with the 5.2L engine
Hey there. The radiator will not fit. I did a quick search for new radiators to see if the part numbers would match. If the parts numbers did match, this would mean both vehicles use the same part but they...
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Low idle when stopped unless the a/c is on or i shift into neutral
Due to the change in load put on the motor when shifting into gear vs neutral and the change in load when the a/c is on vs not on, this may suggest you have a bad MAP sensor. Both of...
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I have 29,000 miles...and I have a exhaust leAK is this nornal?
Hi there: If you've got less than 50,000 and this repair is under warranty, then dealing with the dealership is really your best option. Anytime you have an exhaust leak, especially if it comes from the exhaust manifold, it robs...
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Map sensor
Hi there. This link will show you an engine diagram for the 5.7 Ram engine. However, I recommend that you purchase a service / repair manual for your vehicle to give you instructions on how to complete this repair correctly....
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My window is stuck at a half open position 2016 Dodge Ram 1500
Hello - it sounds like either the window has gone off its track, or the window regulator/motor assembly has broken. If you truck is still under warranty, I would take it to your Ram dealer for repair. If that is...
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How do I remove the cylinder head?
The cylinder head bolts on this engine are tightened to 65 ftlb or 88 nm. Over time the bolts that go into the cooling system passages may have corroded in the holes. You should use a large breaker bar and...
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Where is the horn relay located on my vehicle? If that isn't the problem what else could be wrong with the horn?
Hello. The horn relay should be located in the fuse panel located under the hood. If you do not have a owner's manual it may be possible that there is a diagram on the inside of the fuse panel cover....
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Thermostat
Your truck will use either thermostat, but the 180 thermostat may be the better option providing better cooling and keeping engine temperatures lower overall. The difference is simply the temperature at which the thermostat opens, thus the 180 thermostat being...
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CV Axle failure.
Hello there, without knowing which parts the dealer determined to be faulty I can only offer general advice for your 2011 Dodge Ram 1500. The CV shaft, CV boots, and axle assembles are common repair items, any one of these...
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Fui aun lugar donde ponen esterios y les page para ke me conectarán un sistema de audio y desde ese día mi troca no trabaja nada
It is possible there may have been a wire crossed when the facility installed the system. If a power or ground wire to the instrument cluster was pinched during the installation, it can cause the cluster to malfunction or a...
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My truck will not start and the key is locked in the ignition.
Hi there. Check the wiring to the sound system and look to see where the power and ground wires are coming from. Most likely you have tapped into the main ignition power source and isolated the ignition switch power source....
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Air suspension
What the dealership will do about this issue depends on what is stated in your warranty. The length of time the warranty exists is one part of it and what is actually covered under the warranty is the other part....
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Where is the tpms ecu module located so I can replace?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The TPMS module is located behind the left front wheel well. Beyond the wheel well you will need to locate the first body frame mount, and the module should be fastened to it or...

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